Technology Is Ruining Relationships

In a highly developed country, technology can be all around us, but one day it “seemed” like technology was taking over. A man who is running and yelling all throughout the cities states that technology is ruining his family and now they were after him to have dominion over his mind, but is this really happening or is he over-reacting? This is how many who oppose technology seem to view technology’s use. When people make big accusations against technology it can be a big blow to a lot of people, especially towards those who use the innovative use of technology to invent and ship goods and supplies for other countries to use and to assist the increasing demand of our society. “According to Internet Live Stats, “40% of the world’s population …show more content…
Critics often taking an opposing view hold the idea that technology is damaging relationships and society itself, which is just not entirely true. I can understand why people would believe this since in some situations the excessive use of technology can separates their intimacy but regardless with or without technology, it’s the person’s choice to spend more time then needed with an electronic device rather than their spouse. Technology strengthens relationships and bring attraction by building communication in a newer way. According to Jenna Wortham, “74% of couples surveyed reported that the internet had had a positive impact on their relationships and also that 41% of 18-to-29-years old in serious relationships said they felt closer to their partner because of online or text-message conversations.” (396) She also stated that her desire for actual one-on-one meetings is because of the persuasiveness of technology. (396) Overall technology can be fitted in our schedule, give the craving of wanting to be with people face to face, and strengthens your …show more content…
Technology like any invention can have its negatives but also its positives too. The user behind the electronic devices has plenty responsibilities, and if misused than it isn’t technology itself that’s the problem, but the conscience mind behind the screens. Technology is not the “root of all evil”. Technology has improved the speed in the functions especially in the workforce. Even though too much texting can be bad, it is actually an inventive language that teens use to help them in communication. Though many oppose, without the use of technology a lot of daily priorities would have been completed slower than what we expect or not at all. Technology has to be used wisely, many choose to blame technology, but technology shouldn’t be a scapegoat for many issues in this world. Technology’s purpose is to be an advanced scientific tool being used by the human mind to assist them not control them. If the human mind chooses to obsess over it, then it’s the person’s will not the technology that is the blame for many plagiarisms, identity

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